Black Screen Records to release The Music of The Inner World on vinyl

Black Screen Records have announced that they will be releasing Christian Barth’s soundtrack to the point-and-click adventure game The Inner World and its upcoming sequel The Inner World: The Last Wind Monk on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP on 180g colored vinyl in two variants – classic black and limited edition violet and green colored vinyl. It will come in a gatefold jacket with art by developer Studio Fizbin.

The release is €25 for the black and €28 for the limited edition and is scheduled to release on September 1, 2017. It can be preordered via Black Screen Records’ online store now.

It also comes with a bundle option where you can order this title togetther with Black Screen Records’ Slime-san release at €50.

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Mondo to release the Contra soundtrack this week

Mondo have previously announced that they would release Konami Kukeiha Club’s Contra soundtrack as part of their Konami partnership. And today we finally got some more details.

The release will be a single 180g 45RPM LP on red and blue split colored vinyl. The release comes in a gatefold jacket and features new artwork by Eric Powell.

The release contains both the NES/Famicom and Arcade versions of the soundtrack.

For those lucky enough to attend this year’s San Diego Comic-Con (July 20-23, 2017), Mondo will have an exclusive “Contra C” variant on yellow, orange, and red triple striped vinyl. This variant is limited to 1000 copies.

Both variants will be priced at $25 and are available on July 19, 2017 at 8PM CST.

The regular split variant will be available through Mondo’s website (keep an eye on social media for the release page when it goes up), and the SDCC variant will be available at SDCC Preview Night at Mondo’s booth (#835).

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The DOTA 2 soundtrack is getting a vinyl release

A while back a seres of listings for a vinyl release for Valve Studio Orchestra’s DOTA 2 soundtrack appeared on various regional Amazon stores. And now the official preorders are open as well. It is released by US label Ipecac Recordings and it is their second vinyl release for a Valve game soundtrack.

The soundtrack, which is composed by Jason Hayes, will be released as a single LP on red vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with game art and comes with a download code for the soundtrack.

The LP is set to release on July 28, 2017 and can be preordered from Ipecac’s Bandcamp ($23), US distributor Revolver Merch ($22), and EU distributor Townsend Music (€20). It is also still available via different regional Amazon stores.

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Data Discs will be releasing the Altered Beast soundtrack on vinyl

It was announced a while back, but today Data Discs revealed that they will start taking orders for their vinyl release of Tohru “Master” Nakabayashi’s Altered Beast soundtrack.

The release will be a single LP cut at 45 RPM. As always it will be available in 3 different color variants – classic black, orange opaque, and a limited edition clear with orange splatter. The cover features original art sourced from the SEGA archives and the release also comes with a foldout poster of the box art from the game.

The release is priced at £20 and is scheduled to begin shipping out in the first week of July. Orders are set to open on June 30, 2017 via Data Discs’ webstore here.

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Gamer’s Edition is releasing the Stardew Valley soundtrack on vinyl

Today Gamer’s Edition announced that they will be releasing Eric Barone’s (aka. ConcernedApe) soundtrack to the game Stardew Valley on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP with both records on tri-striped colored vinyl – and with a different color combination for both records. It comes in a gatefold jacket featuring new artwork from Kari Fry and the first pressing will be limited to 600 copies.

The release is priced at £30 and will open up for orders on June 28, 2017, and will be available via Gamer’s Edition’s new webstore here. Shipping is expected to begin around mid-July.

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Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath 2LP preorders up via Black Screen Records now

Today Black Screen Records announced preorders for the vinyl release of Michael Bross’ Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath soundtrack.

The release will be a 2LP plus a bonus 7″ and comes in three different variants – a classic black vinyl version, a version with one record on yellow and one on orange colored vinyl, and a Limited Run Games variant with alternate cover art and on blue vinyl. The 7″ is on black vinyl for all three variants.

The yellow/orange variant will be part of Black Screen Records’ previously announced Mystery Bundle #002, so people who have already ordered the bundle should be guaranteed a copy.

The release is priced at €32 and can be preordered from Black Screen Records’ store here. It is expected to release later this Summer.

The Limited Run Games variant will be available on July 7, 2017 from the Limited Run Games website.

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Data Discs to release the Sonic Mania soundtrack on vinyl

Today Data Discs announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to the upcoming game Sonic Mania on vinyl.

The release will be a single LP in a gatefold jacket with art from the game. As with most other Data Discs releases this will be available in three variants – classic black, blue translucent, and a limited edition variant that is still TBA as of writing this.

While not confirmed by the label it does appear that this release will not be part of Data Discs typical numbered series of releases.

The release is priced at £20 and Data Discs will open up for preorders in mid-July via their webstore.

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Yetee Records is releasing the Starbound soundtrack on vinyl

Yetee Records have announced that they will be releasing Curtis Schweitzer’s soundtrack to the game Starbound on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP on 180g vinyl with one disc being on purple translucent with black swirl and the other on gold translucent colored vinyl. The records will come in a gatefold jacket with the game’s logo in gold foil letters. Artwork for the release has been done by Drew Wise.

The release will be limited to 500 copies and is priced at $35. Orders will go up later today (June 22, 2017) via The Yetee’s web store here.

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iam8bit bringing the 140 soundtrack to vinyl

iam8bit have announced that they will be releasing Jakob Schmid’s soundtrack to the rhythm platforming game 140 on vinyl.

The release have been announced simultaneously with a new content patch for the game as well as the soundtrack being released digitally for the first time (which is impressive for a game released in 2013!).

The release will be a single LP picture disc housed in a printed inner sleeve with artwork by Niels Fyrst and Andreas Arnild Peitersen. It’s all housed in a regular LP jacket with the game’s logo.
Buyers will also receive a digital download of the soundtrack as well as a digital copy of the game. The release is limited to 1400 copies.

The release is priced at $28 and is scheduled to release in Q4, 2017. The record can be preordered now via iam8bit’s US store here and their UK/EU store here.

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The Super Castlevania IV vinyl soundtrack will be released by Mondo this week

This release was originally announced quite a while back now, but today Mondo revealed that they will release Konami Kukeiha Club’s Super Castlevania IV on vinyl this week.

The release will be a 2LP cut at 45 RPM and comes in two different color variants – gold & bronze split and silver with red splatter. The split variant will be limited to 1000 copies. It will come in a jacket with new artwork by Jenolab.

Alongside this new release, Mondo will also have black vinyl copies of the sold out Castlevania III vinyl soundtrack for sale. Both releases will be priced at $30 and will go up for sale on July 21, 2017 at noon CST.

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